Broccoli with Walnuts and Cherries
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 2 bunches broccoli, cut into florets (about 6 cups)
- 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
- 6 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1/3 cup dried cherries
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
- Place broccoli in a steamer basket; place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water. Bring to a boil; cover and steam for 3-4 minutes or until tender.
- Meanwhile, in a large nonstick skillet coated with cooking spray, saute walnuts and garlic in oil until garlic is tender. Stir in the cherries, salt, pepper flakes and broccoli; toss to coat.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 140 calories, 8g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 116mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 5g fiber), 7g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 vegetable, 1 fat.
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Jan 28, 2017
Loved this! Nice change. I used pecans and craisins since it's what I had on hand.
Feb 7, 2011
tastes good next time may try dried cranberries instead of cherries just personal preference.
Apr 2, 2010
I made it at home and loved it to death and did not share it with my husband at all. I took it to work for our potluck and it was the first thing gone. Definitly will eat it again!!
Jan 31, 2010
I tried it with dried cranberries instead of cherries and it tasted great!
Dec 20, 2009
This was very delicious! I will definetly make this again!
Nov 23, 2009
My wife and I made this dish for dinner this evening and were very pleased. We definitely will make this again.